You can explore the area by foot or watch the birds from an observation tower. Besides Common Crane you can watch al lot of different geese coming in for resting and a lot of other waterbirds like different types of ducks etc.
You can get there by car, at the Sielmann Natur-Erlebniszentrum you find a parking place, from there you can explore the area by foot or bicycle.
Terrain and HabitatPlain, Lake, Mud flats, Forest, Scattered trees and bushes, Grassland, Dunes
Is a telescope useful?Can be useful
Good birding seasonSpring, Autumn
Best time to visitSpring migration, Autumn migration
Difficulty walking trailEasy
Accessible byFoot, Car
Birdwatching hide / platformYes
During migration the Sielmanns Natur-Erlebniszentrum offers so called Kranichsafaries (Cranesafaries) where you can get closer to the birds. Also they offer some events where you get the chance to watch them fly in in the evening together with other birders. Have a drink and chat. Just check the homepage www.wanninchen-online.de for additional Information.